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Our Nurse Practitioners Team

In addition to our physicians, NY Family Docs has an outstanding team of Nurse Practitioners (NP) that care for our patients, providing a full range of services. Many of them are bilingual, speaking both English, Spanish, Haitian Creole, and Tagalog.

A Nurse Practitioner is an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse who has completed advanced nursing education (usually a master’s or doctorate degree) in a nurse practitioner specialty, such as Family or Adult/Geriatric nursing practice. As independent providers, Nurse Practitioners may address acute or chronic health problems or provide preventive or supportive care. Nurse Practitioners assess patient needs, diagnose illness/disease, create and prescribe treatment plans, provide patient education, and manage the care of families and individuals across the life span.

Our Nurse PractitionersLanguagesOffice Location 

Alba Donaghy, NP-BC

English & Spanish

76-02 Jamaica Ave., Woodhaven

Juliana Tacardon, DNP FNP-C

English & Tagalog

175-20 Hillside Ave., Jamaica

86-16 Jamaica Ave., Woodhaven

Gwendolyn Costantini, DNP, FNP-C

English & Spanish

64-14 Myrtle Ave., Ridgewood

Nancy Nieves, FNP-BC

English & Spanish

86-16 Jamaica Ave., Woodhaven

Shonette Miller-Costen, MSN, ANP-BC

English

112-08 Springfield Ave., Queens Village

86-16 Jamaica Ave., Woodhaven

Rainier Chirinos, NP-BC

English & Spanish

79-24 Jamaica Ave., Woodhaven

Jewel-Ann Lessie, ANP-BC

English & Spanish

1052 Liberty Ave., Brooklyn

Kathleen Luma, FNP

English & Haitian Creole

1111 Ocean Ave., Brooklyn

Testimonials

Words from our patients

  • 5 star

    "Have been a patient of Dr. Marciano for over 25 years. He is a great doctor, someone with whom you can have a conversation and who gives his undivided attention..."

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